Hayward is a large city located in the San Francisco Bay Area in California. Thanks to the California State University East Bay campus that is located in Hayward, the city has the atmosphere of a student town. It's filled with great bars, restaurants, cafes, and shops.
Hayward is a great place to base yourself as you can relax in some of its cool cafes, bars, and restaurants, spend time in museums, or visit nearby San Francisco.
If you love spending time outdoors, visit the beautiful Hayward Japanese Gardens where you can relax in its manicured gardens amongst colorful flowers.
For a further nature fix, visit the Garin Regional Park, which is home to various hiking trails, from easy, flat trails to hilly trails for experts. The Redwood Regional Park is another 'must visit' if you're craving more time outdoors. The park is home to the Redwood Cedar Forest, which is home to beautiful trees and a serene atmosphere. It's a great place for getting off the grid and having some much needed R&R.
If you're not scared of heights and like the idea of going on a tour, check out Hayward Flight Tours where you can sign up to travel around the Bay Area in a small plane - the views are incredible!
Meanwhile, Oakland Zoo is a great place to visit if you want to find out more about different species of animals and their habitats.
The best areas to stay at Hayward are Burbank and Mission Foothill. These areas are full of restaurants, cafes, and parks.
Hayward is an excellent location to visit all year around because the weather is nearly always pleasant. There is very little rain in the area but you can expect some rainfall from December until February. The best time to visit is in July when you can enjoy the summer sunshine and the area's stunning 4th of July firework displays.
Are you a seafood lover? If yes, then do not hesitate to explore the many seafood restaurants in Hayward. Since the ocean is so close there is always fresh seafood to try. Scott’s Seafood Restaurant is one of the top spots.
Browse places to stay from all your favorite providers including Airbnb, priceline, VRBO and many more at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 257 rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Hayward, with everything from inexpensive hostels and homestays to extravagant Airbnbs and hotels. When traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Hayward is available at $10 per night. A typical vacation rental in Hayward costs on average $133 per night.
If you need internet access during your time in Hayward, then you can choose from over 118 accommodations that provide WiFi internet. 16 places to stay include a morning meal. Choose from 9 accommodations that provide gym facilities, so you don't miss a single workout. If you're planning on getting to Hayward by car, be sure to choose from 105 accommodations that provide parking. We track 17 accommodations that have a pool or jacuzzi.
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We aggregate vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from many providers in Hayward, including 116 places to stay from Airbnb, 6 accommodations from priceline and 5 places to stay from VRBO
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